The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 396 433 412
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 46 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 0.34% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 17
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4373 4759 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.87% 20.41% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3742 3976 4165
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 32 £44,750 - 5
Hampshire - 10 £42,000 - 1
East Sussex +31 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex +10 1 £52,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (48.78%) Degree
4 37 (45.12%) Python
5 35 (42.68%) Apache
6 33 (40.24%) MySQL
7 30 (36.59%) VMware
8 28 (34.15%) Puppet
8 28 (34.15%) DevOps
9 26 (31.71%) Computer Science
10 23 (28.05%) ZABBIX
11 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (26.83%) Open Source
12 20 (24.39%) Windows
12 20 (24.39%) DNS
12 20 (24.39%) Data Centre
13 19 (23.17%) LDAP
13 19 (23.17%) Java
13 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
14 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
14 18 (21.95%) HTTP
14 18 (21.95%) Splunk
14 18 (21.95%) nginx
15 17 (20.73%) Marketing
15 17 (20.73%) Tomcat
15 17 (20.73%) Web Services
16 16 (19.51%) JBoss
17 15 (18.29%) Nagios
17 15 (18.29%) Perl
18 14 (17.07%) ITIL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (42.68%) Apache
2 18 (21.95%) nginx
3 17 (20.73%) Tomcat
4 16 (19.51%) JBoss
5 12 (14.63%) WebLogic
6 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
7 7 (8.54%) Mule
7 7 (8.54%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Office
1 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.10%) SaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Joyent
5 1 (1.22%) IaaS
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) DNS
2 19 (23.17%) LDAP
3 18 (21.95%) HTTP
4 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.07%) SMTP
5 12 (14.63%) SSL
6 11 (13.41%) Internet
7 10 (12.20%) Software-Defined Networking
8 8 (9.76%) Broadband
9 5 (6.10%) Firewall
10 4 (4.88%) SAN
10 4 (4.88%) DHCP
10 4 (4.88%) AMQP
11 3 (3.66%) Network Security
11 3 (3.66%) ATM
12 2 (2.44%) SMS
12 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.44%) VPN
12 2 (2.44%) MPLS
12 2 (2.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) MySQL
2 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.98%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.98%) Couchbase
4 7 (8.54%) Big Data
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.88%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) OpenStack Swift
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.54%) JIRA
3 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) Subversion
5 4 (4.88%) JUnit
5 4 (4.88%) JMeter
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.22%) Hudson
7 1 (1.22%) Automake
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) CasperJS
7 1 (1.22%) Ant
General
1 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 17 (20.73%) Marketing
3 10 (12.20%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.88%) Electronics
5 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Architect
3 12 (14.63%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (14.63%) Principal Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Manager
5 9 (10.98%) Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Programme Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Programme Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) Web Services
2 12 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
3 9 (10.98%) MCollective
3 9 (10.98%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (9.76%) HTML
5 7 (8.54%) .NET
5 7 (8.54%) CSS
5 7 (8.54%) CSS3
5 7 (8.54%) RESTful
5 7 (8.54%) HTML5
6 6 (7.32%) LAMP
7 5 (6.10%) Middleware
8 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.88%) Spring
8 4 (4.88%) JBoss Seam
8 4 (4.88%) JPA
8 4 (4.88%) Drools
8 4 (4.88%) Ehcache
9 3 (3.66%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (24.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.10%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.88%) DTV
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Windows
3 14 (17.07%) CentOS
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.66%) SUSE
8 2 (2.44%) Debian
8 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.44%) UNIX
9 1 (1.22%) AIX
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.22%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.15%) DevOps
3 22 (26.83%) Open Source
4 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
5 14 (17.07%) ITIL
5 14 (17.07%) Scrum
6 11 (13.41%) Project Management
6 11 (13.41%) User Stories
7 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
9 8 (9.76%) Supplier Management
9 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.76%) Validation
9 8 (9.76%) Network Management
10 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.54%) Service Management
10 7 (8.54%) Time Management
11 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (6.10%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) Python
2 19 (23.17%) Java
3 15 (18.29%) Perl
4 11 (13.41%) SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.32%) PHP
6 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.88%) Ruby
8 3 (3.66%) C++
9 2 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (48.78%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) PMP
2 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
3 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) RHCE
5 1 (1.22%) LPIC
5 1 (1.22%) MCTS
5 1 (1.22%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Squid
1 12 (14.63%) qmail
2 10 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.88%) KVM
6 2 (2.44%) vSphere
6 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.44%) vCloud
6 2 (2.44%) Xen
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.22%) XenServer
7 1 (1.22%) Varnish
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.22%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (34.15%) Puppet
2 23 (28.05%) ZABBIX
3 15 (18.29%) Nagios
4 11 (13.41%) collectd
4 11 (13.41%) logstash
4 11 (13.41%) Graphite
5 10 (12.20%) Cacti
6 9 (10.98%) Ganglia
7 7 (8.54%) Ansible
8 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.44%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (1.22%) StatsD
10 1 (1.22%) Salt
10 1 (1.22%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) VMware
2 18 (21.95%) Splunk
3 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.98%) Atlassian
5 7 (8.54%) Oracle
6 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco
7 4 (4.88%) SAP
8 3 (3.66%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.44%) HP
9 2 (2.44%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) NetApp
10 1 (1.22%) Symantec
10 1 (1.22%) Citrix
10 1 (1.22%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.22%) Veeam
10 1 (1.22%) F5
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